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Luigi Squarzina (1922–2010)

Luigi Squarzina was born on February 18, 1922 in Leghorn, Tuscany, Italy. He was a writer and director, known for The Mattei Affair (1972), Tatort (1970) and The Terrorist (1963). He was married to Silvia Danesi and Zora Piazza. He died on October 8, 2010 in Rome, Lazio, Italy. See full bio »


(age 88) in Rome, Lazio, Italy

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Known For

The Mattei Affair Journalist
Tatort Writer
The Terrorist Writer


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 1976 Tatort (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Wohnheim Westendstraße (1976) ... (play)
 1971 Tre quarti di luna (TV Movie) (play)
 1969 Un cappello pieno di pioggia (TV Movie) (translation)
 1966 Lo squarciagola (TV Movie)
 1965 Haar deel van de schuld (TV Movie)
 1963 The Terrorist (screenplay) / (story)
 1963 Die Teilnahme (TV Movie)
 1955 Amleto (TV Movie) (Italian translation of "Hamlet")
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 1995 Come prima, meglio di prima (TV Movie)
 1985 Il berretto a sonagli (TV Movie)
 1983 Il cardinale Lambertini (TV Movie)
 1968 I due rusteghi (TV Movie)
 1966 Lo squarciagola (TV Movie)
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 1974 The Driver's Seat
Lead Detective
 1972 The Mattei Affair
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 2008 La cambiale di matrimonio (Video) (directed for stage: Original opera production)
 1973 Aida (TV Movie) (staged by)
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 2006 Adolfo Celi, un uomo per due culture (Documentary)

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Other Works:

He directed Carlo Goldini's play, "The Venetian Twins," in a Genoa Stabile Theatre of Italy production at the Aldwych Theatre in London, England.


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Children: Federico (b. 1953) and Anna Isabella (b.1979).

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